The Rapido is a patient trolley, operating table, and recovery chair all in one. It has positive features for not only patients, but also staff and the hospital. The Rapido can fit into any pre-surgery, surgery or post-setting.
Rapido is the ideal operating trolley for the busy day surgery unit. Lightweight and easy to use and clean, the Rapido reduces manual handling and improves efficiency in the operating theatre and ward. The open design ensures optimum surgical access and easy use of x-ray and other imaging equipment. A wide range of accessories are available to enable you to undertake a wide range of day surgery and minor surgical procedures. C-Arm access is quick and easy on the Rapido making it ideal for use in the Endoscopy department for use ERCP. The soft body conforming mattresses ensure patient comfort and are easily removed for cleaning.
A wide range of surgical procedures are now undertaken in Day Surgery. Fast and efficient Day Surgery eliminates the need for patients to stay in hospital overnight, greatly reducing operating costs. The Rapido is a patient trolley, operating table and recovery chair all in one unit. It eliminates the need for separate pieces of equipment saving space, reducing capital equipment and maintenance costs. From Admission to Discharge the patient remains on the Rapido which reduces the risk of infection and ensures faster recovery times.
Pre-Operative Treatment: Patient meets surgeon and/or nurse to define the needed treatment; OP theatre not blocked-up at this point; Normally for operations lasting 2-3 hours; Patient has to be fit and healthy
Surgical Procedures: Mobile Rapido table is easy to position in the OP-theatre; Rapido is light to manoeuvre; Standard OP-table accessories can be used with Rapido; Easy access for local anaesthesia.
Post-Operative Care: Faster recovery due to minimised anaesthesia; Rapido is compact in size which means more trolleys fit in the recovery room than beds.
Height settings hydraulic and gas spring aided adjustments
Trendelenburg and anti-Trendelenburg adjustments in the handles
Wide table with anti-static, soft, body-conforming mattress, easy to clean.
X-Ray cassette rails - full X-Ray capability in each section
Easy reach for all the adjustment pedals and levers
The operating height can be adjusted smoothly and quietly to the desired height. The wide range of height adjustments ensures optimum positioning for the surgeon and nursing personnel and ensure that patients with limited mobility can get on and off the Rapido with ease
Rapido is easy to manoeuvre. The large, anti-static twin castors glide smoothly on a variety of floor surfaces. Positioning of the table in confined spaces is easy with central locking.
Patient safety. No patient transfers. Reduce purchasing costs. Increase economic efficiency. When building new departments significant space savings.
Patient safety - no patient transfers. Minimise the risk for hospital bacteria. Faster recovery. Less influence on daily life.
No lifting of the patient (patient stays on the same trolley the whole procedure). Rapido is stable yet light to transport. Easy configuration for the table. No lifting for heavy table top sections.
Length: 2050 mm
Width: 600 mm (mattress), total width 654 mm
Weight: 125 kg
Safe Working Load (SWL): 160 kg
Height 650 - 1020 mm, Hydraulically with foot pedals
Lateral Tilt ± 15°, Gas Spring-Assisted
Back Section -4...+ 70°, Gas Spring-Assisted
Leg Section -90... + 4°, Gas Spring-Assisted
Trendelenburg -25°, Anti-Trendelenburg +18°, Gas Spring-Assisted
Head Rest -40... + 25°
Table Top / Column / Base
4 Sections / 5 Sections (Divided Foot Section)
Fixed Back and Seat Sections
Leg and Head Sections Detachable
Top Plate of X-Ray Translucent High Pressure Laminate
X-Ray Cassette Rails along the full length of the surgical surface
Soft anti-static, 70 mm separate mattress set fixed to the table with velcro tapes
Accessory rails of stainless steel
Casings of Shock-Resistant ABS Plastic
Anti-static Castors ø 150 mm, washable, swivelling twin-castors, central locking device pedal
The Rapido Eye-ENT Operating Table is specially designed for ophthalmic - and ENT surgery. In this model table top adjustments have been moved to the foot end of the table, only head-and-back sections are controlled from the head end.
Head-and-back section adjustments are controlled from the head end of the table
The table's standard Ophthalmic Head Rest (18150) can be adjusted for height and angle using a handy join mechanism
A special feature on the Rapido Eye-ENT operating table is the angling in the back section at the patient's shoulder. This design allows the operating surgeon and surgical team to work in optimal proximity to the operation site
More space at operating area - Adjustments for height, side tilt, leg section and Trendelenburg are all at the foot end of the table
The accessory rails at the shoulder allow for the effective use of auxiliary equipment
The placement of adjustment controls provides ample space under the table for both the feet of the operating surgeon and any equipped auxiliary equipment, such as microscopes, suction devices and their foot-operated control switches, Mayo tables, etc.
The table's standard Ophthalmic Head Rest (18150) can be adjusted for height (range: +135...0 mm above the mattress surface) and angle (range: +90° ... -40°) using a handy joint mechanism.
The specially contoured Merivaara ENT Head Rest (18143) and standard Rapido Head Rest (18101) can also be used with the operating table. Adjustment angles +25° ... -45°. Optional head rests include the Special Head Rest for Ophthalmology (18151), whose double-joint mechanism allows for a wider adjustment range than the 18150 head rest-height: +265... -175 mm above the mattress surface, and angle: +90° ... -60°.
EYE-ENT Comparison with Standard Rapido
Table top of 3 Sections + Head Section (Fixed Foot Section)
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